Tag Archives: Los Angeles Angels

Scouting Report: Nick Maronde (LHP)

BLUF: Lefty with two plus pitches; injury history that may keep him in relief role. The Player: Nick Maronde (LHP, Los Angeles Angels) – Maronde was the Angels third round pick in 2011, and dominated the Pioneer League with a … Continue reading

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2013 Los Angeles Angels Top 15 Prospects

Last year the Angels Top 15 was fun to put together, only because it gave me yet another excuse to talk to industry folks about the greatness of Mike Trout. It really was fun. You could start talking about any … Continue reading

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Accountability Check: Angels 2012 Top 15 Prospects

Los Angeles Angels 2012 Top 15 Prospects (12/14/11) Last year’s Angels rankings were both very easy and very difficult. Ranking Mike Trout number one in this system was quite possibly the easiest thing I’ve had to do in my career … Continue reading

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The Lineup: 12/31/12

I’m going to learn my lesson this time. I promise. Every time this holiday season, I have tried to keep on my normal schedule, including a post on whatever holiday (Thanksgiving, Christmas, etc.).  This time, I’m not doing it. I’m … Continue reading

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Scouting the Swap: Greinke Goes to Cali

As first reported by the good folks (Jon Morosi and Ken Rosenthal) over at Fox Sports, the Brewers have agreed to trade right-hander Zach Greinke to the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for infielder Jean Segura and right-handers Ariel Pena … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Kaleb Cowart (3B)

BLUF: Switch hitter with power and defense, but must improve hitting ability to reach ceiling. The Player: Kaleb Cowart (3B, Los Angeles Angels) – Picked by the Angels in the 1st round in 2010, signing late and playing in only … Continue reading

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Accountability Check: American League Breakout Prospects

Prior to the minor league season I spent several hundred words highlighting prospects I believed had the potential to breakout in 2012. My belief was founded in my own observations of their progress and the voices of scouts and talent … Continue reading

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The Lineup: 6/24/12

Life got in the way a little bit last week, so I apologize for not knocking things out the schedule I had proposed. Things should settle down a bit this week and that will allow me to get back on … Continue reading

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2012 Post-Draft Notes: American League West

Los Angeles Angels When you go out and sign CJ Wilson and Albert Pujols during the offseason, you probably aren’t going to have very many early picks in the draft. That was the case with the Angels this year as … Continue reading

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2012 Impact Prospects: American League West

An early look at prospects to watch in 2012 continues with a tour through the American League West. Tuesday’s breakdown of potential impact prospects from the National League West can be found here. The Los Angeles Angels made tons of … Continue reading

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